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89th And Broke

I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Favorite Food Finds!

$5 gets you $10 to Burger King. Enjoy a four-course tasting menu for two at Sprig for $36. On the UES? Get an Indian dinner for two for $24 at Maharaja Place. $25 gets you dinner for two with an appetizer and drink at Tenth Rail in Midtown. $39 gets you 4 Brazilian […]

Deal Alert! $29 Broadway Tickets!

Happy Leap Year folks! If you are a Broadway fan like me, you might want to take advantage of this deal. For TODAY ONLY, Leap of Faith, a new Broadway musical that begins previews April 3- 7, will offer $29 tickets to any of its preview performances with the code A-N-G-E-L (no that’s a […]

Deal Alert! Leap Day Specials at McDonald’s!

In celebration of Leap Day, the McDonald’s New York Metro locations are serving up some great deals today!

To start, grab your favorite co-worker or classmate and head to McDonald’s during breakfast hours for Buy One Get One Free Sausage Egg McMuffin.  During lunch or dinner, you’ll also be able to score Buy One Get One […]

Coming Up! Wellness Week Offers Discounted Spa Treatments!

Wellness Week 2012 runs from March 19 – 25 this year, and during this week, you’ll be able to receive discounted spa treatments – some as low as $50. Other treatments are marked at half-price.

Wellness Week bookings open to the public on Wednesday, February 29, but if you’d like to book early, you […]

Giveaway! Win a Pair of Tickets to Broadway’s Nice Work If You Can Get It!

I loved Matthew Broderick in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and to this day, one of my biggest regrets is that I never saw him on Broadway for The Producers. But now, Matthew Broderick is back on Broadway with Kelli O’Hara from South Pacific in a new musical comedy, Nice Work If You Can Get […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Get a burger dinner for two with fries, beer and dessert at Van Diemens in Murray Hill for $23. $10 gets you $20 to IHOP in the East Village. $19 gets you brunch for two and 4 drinks at Chelton’s Bar and Grille in Chelsea. $25 gets you $50 to the Mussel Pot. […]

Coming Up! Leap Year Specials!

Who doesn’t love Leap Year specials? New York Central, a restaurant located in the Grand Hyatt New York on 42nd and Lexington, is giving those born in 1983  a free appetizer or dessert of you dine at the restaurant on February 29.  You must show your ID prior to ordered.  You’ll be able to enjoy special starters like Devilish […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Need bedding and home decor? $12 gets you $24 at Overstock. $24 gets you a Thai meal for two at Tale’ Thai Cuisine on the UWS. Enjoy a three course Tuscan dinner for two at Savore for $49. $20 gets you $45 to Karam […]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Chili at Virgil’s Today!

Today is National Chili Day! From noon to 5pm today, swing by Virgil’s on 44th between 6th and 7th for  free samples of its beloved Texas Chili. Samples will be served in the front of the restaurant.

Favorite Food Finds!

$14 gets you two movie tickets. $38 gets you a one-hour lava hot stone massage in Union Square. For $10, enjoy $25 to Olio Pizza e Piu in the Village. $15 gets you $30 to 88 Fusion on the UES. $39 gets you dinner for two and wine at the Barking Dog on […]

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